Get to grips with the exciting features and components of Hyper-V using Packt's New Book and eBook

January 2013 | Cookbooks, Microsoft

Packt brings to you Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook , a practical cookbook aimed for administrators that will help them master Microsoft Server Virtualization with Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle and select library formats. The print book comes in at over 304 pages and is competitively priced at $44. 99, whilst the e-book and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

About the author:
Leandro Carvalho: A well-known virtualization specialist working with Microsoft solutions, he was also awarded Microsoft MVP as Virtualization Specialist every year since 2010. His certifications include Ethical Hacker/MCP/MCSA+M+S/MCSE+S/MCTS/MCITP/MCT, and MVP.

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V release from Microsoft comes with a myriad of improvements in areas such as mobility, high availability and elasticity, bringing everything you need to create, manage and build the core components of a Microsoft Private Cloud for virtualized workloads.

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook not only takes a deep dive into high availability and disaster recovery, but also help save time and money, thereby come to get grips with PowerShell automation. Using this book, readers will be able to understand the new features that revolve around network virtualization, shared nothing live migration, hyper-V replica and a many more.

Packed with useful monitoring, reporting and troubleshooting tips and examples, this cookbook allows users gain a full view of virtual machines and host servers, which enables to take advantage of bonus appendice explaining Hyper-V architecture and the difference between versions.

Chapter 1 : Installing and Managing Hyper-V in Full or Server Core Mode
Chapter 2 : Migrating and Upgrading Physical and Virtual Servers
Chapter 3 : Managing Disk and Network Settings
Chapter 4 : Saving Time and Cost with Hyper-V Automation
Chapter 5 : Hyper-V Best Practices, Tips, and Tricks
Chapter 6 : Security and Delegation of Control
Chapter 7 : Configuring High Availability in Hyper-V
Chapter 8 : Disaster Recovery for Hyper-V
Chapter 9 : Monitoring, Tuning, and Troubleshooting Hyper-V

Packt Publishing has also released and is due to publish other Windows Server books:

  • Migrating from 2008 and 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2012 (Expected)
  • Windows Server 2012 Unified Remote Access (Expected)
  • Microsoft Windows Server AppFabric Cookbook (Published)

All Windows Server books are Published by Packt Enterprise. Packt Enterprise is a publishing division of Packt Publishing designed to serve the information needs of IT Professionals in the Enterprise space. Packt Enterprise also publishes on Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Citrix, Java, Amazon, Google and SAP technologies.


Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook

Understand the new features around network virtualization, Shared Nothing Live Migration, Hyper-V Replica and much more

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